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Funerary Cone of the Standard-Bearer Amenmose

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Khokha, Tomb of Tjanefer (MMA tomb H 5), courtyard, MMA excavations, 1915
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
L. 15 cm (5 7/8 in.); Diam. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.10.25
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
This cone has the impression of a stamp seal inscribed for a man named Amenmose who was a standard-bearer. For a drawing of this impression see http://www.funerarycones.com/, number 325.
Museum excavations; acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1915.

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